Professor of psychology and Director of the Centre for Research in Human Development Bill Bukowski.Bill Bukowski has organized a video conference on peer relations with colleagues from other universities.
Nov. 9 - International video conference on peer relations
Professors and researchers from around the world will take part in this online event
Bukowski, a professor in the Department of Psychology and director of the Centre for Research in Human Development, and his colleagues, Amanda Rose (University of Missouri), Allison Ryan (University of Michigan), and Julie Bowker (University at Buffalo), chose the online format to make the conference efficient, convenient and accessible to anyone around the world.
The conference consists of 16 presentations on cutting-edge topics related to peer relations, each 15 minutes long, under four themes:
1. New approaches to understanding group-level peer experiences
2. Peers, classroom and school dynamics
3. Peer relationships and adjustment outcomes
4. Recent advances in methods for doing peer research
When: Friday, November 9, 2012, from 9 a.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Where: Online. Register here.
The conference is sponsored by the Centre de recherche développement humain, The Peer Resource, and the Laboratory for the Study of Interpersonal Relationships and Development.